Jeffrey D. Shahidullah, PhD


Assistant Professor of School Psychology within the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP) at Rutgers University


Adjunct Assistant Professor of Pediatrics within Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School


Jeffrey D. Shahidullah, PhD, is a licensed psychologist, a National Register Health Service Psychologist (HSP), and a Nationally Certified School Psychologist (NCSP). He is currently an assistant professor of school psychology within the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers University. He also holds an appointment as an adjunct assistant professor of pediatrics at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Dr. Shahidullah earned a BA in psychology and EdS in school psychology from Baylor University. He then earned a PhD in school psychology at Michigan State University. He completed his APA-accredited predoctoral internship at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and postdoctoral fellowship at Geisinger Medical Center, both in pediatric psychology. While at CHOP, he was a Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) fellow.

Dr. Shahidullah’s clinical, research, and training interests pertain to the development and delivery of models of integrated behavioral healthcare that are evidence-based and coordinated among the numerous systems in which children and adolescents interact—the family, school, community, and healthcare system. He is also interested in models of interdisciplinary training and collaboration among healthcare providers. Dr. Shahidullah is co-editor of “Handbook of Pediatric Behavioral Healthcare: An Interdisciplinary Collaborative Approach” published by Springer (